Where drugs for rare diseases are discussed – might affect the way decisions are made as to whether the state will pay for them (or not!).

The paper entitled “Levels of legitimacy” discusses how the different spaces in which drugs for rare diseases are discussed – the Dail, national media, social media – might affect the way decisions are made as to whether the state will pay for them (or not!).

Thursday, 24 September 2020

Collaborative Governance in Bureaucratic Contexts

The paper entitled “Collaborative Governance in Bureaucratic Contexts” investigates the use of ‘collaborative governance’ where state, industry, charity and other sectors collaborate to redesign government in the face of changing market environments. Nicola has co-authored this paper with Prof Susi Geiger (from University College Dublin)..

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

H2020 funding awarded to 3rd year School of Business PhD student

Congratulations to Ms Blanca Suarez-Bilbao, 3rd year PhD candidate in Maynooth University School of Business, supervised by Dr Marian Crowley-Henry and Dr Edward O’Connnor, who has been awarded a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Action research grant to work as an Early Stage Researcher (ESR) on the European Union's H2020 funded Global Mobility of employees (GLOMO) project ( - under the co-supervision of Prof Maike Andresen (University of Bamberg) and Prof Mette Zølner @CBScph

Tuesday, 22 September 2020

Colonial Resistance in Africa and Ireland: The Case of Roger Casement

An online talk by Dr. Gerry Kearns, Professor of Geography at Maynooth University, who will be talking about Roger Casement and his efforts to resist colonialism in both Africa and Ireland.

Tuesday, 22 September 2020

CFP: Postgraduate Symposium for the Irish Assoc. for American Studies

The Postgraduate Conference for the Irish Association for American Studies is always a welcoming event, and an excellent way for graduate students (MA and PhD) to share and air work, receive feedback, and extend national and international research networks.

Monday, 21 September 2020

Teaching capabilities of doctoral graduates

Adam Keeley, a PhD student in the School of Business at Maynooth University, recently presented his paper “Teaching capabilities of doctoral graduates: Should we realign the learning outcomes of PhD programs with employers’ expectations?” at the Academy of Management virtual conference.

Monday, 21 September 2020

Student in Mask talking to Librarian safely

Maynooth University to escalate protective measures

Maynooth University is escalating protective measures against the spread of Covid-19 on campus, given the University’s proximity to Dublin.

Friday, 18 September 2020

Dr Duncan Casey joins the MaynoothWorks team as Director

Dr Duncan Casey, MaynoothWorks Director

Tuesday, 15 September 2020

MUSSI and Faculty of Social Science Co-funded Small Research Grants (2020-2021)

MUSSI and Faculty of Social Science launch Co-funded Small Research Grants (2020-2021).

Monday, 14 September 2020

Funding: MU Research Enhancement Funds

The Research Enhancement Funds which were on hold since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic have been re-opened.

Monday, 14 September 2020